Sheerness West Federation

Week 1

Children were introduced to the ideas behind Daruma.


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Week 2

They have begun to make their own daruma using a small balloon and papier mache . 

Week 3

The children are learning colours & painting their darumas.

Week 4

The children will be practising face vocabulary via drawing & games. They will paint the base layer for the face.

Week 5

The children will be drawing the face on their daruma & practising the character to paint beneath the face next week.

Week 6

The children will be writing their chosen character on their daruma and completing the final decorations.

Week 7

Consolidation & Assessment. Here they will play a variety of daruma related games and have the opportunity to use the vocabulary spontaneously. Fukuwarai, memory & matching games, self checking puzzles, origami, online vocabulary games, daruma-otoshi, daruma-san ga koronda.

School Contact Details

Head of School Miss H Brewer

Contact Person Miss D Jamieson

Telephone 01795 662178

School Address
West Minster Primary School
St. Georges Avenue
Kent, ME12 1ET

School Opening Times

Juniors:  8.45am – 3.15pm

Infants:  8.45am – 3.10pm

Nursery  8.30am – 11.30,     12.00pm – 3.00pm